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COLIN MONTGOMERIE RUMORS

Montgomerie hopes Troon isn't his last Open

Colin Montgomerie achieved his goal of playing in his beloved Open on Sunday at Royal Troon, a place where he grew up and learned the game.
Via CSN Chicago
13 days ago

Colin Montgomerie gets the 145th British Open started

TROON, Scotland — On the Royal Troon links where his father once served as the club secretary, Colin Montgomerie got the British Open started on Thursday morning by hitting the opening tee shot. Montgomerie, widely considered the best player to have never won a major, qualified at age 53 for what likely will be his last Open, and certainly his last at Royal Troon. The R&A chose...
Via The Denver Post
16 days ago

Montgomerie recovers from 1st-hole problems at British Open

TROON, Scotland (AP) With his ball buried and up against the face of a pot bunker, Colin Montgomerie feared the worst after just two shots at the British Open. Montgomerie was given the honor of hitting the first tee shot Thursday at Royal Troon, his home club, in what likely will be his last Open. It was a proud moment for the 53-year-old Scotsman but things soon were looking...
Via Associated Press
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Montgomerie gets the 145th Open started

TROON, Scotland (AP) The British Open began Thursday with Colin Montgomerie hitting the opening tee shot on the Royal Troon links where his father once was club secretary. Montgomerie, widely considered the best player to have never won a major, qualified at age 53 for what likely will be his last Open. The R&A chose him to be the first player to hit a shot on a gorgeous morning...
Via Associated Press
16 days ago  |  Discuss

An old pro returns to Royal Troon, the course that taught Colin Montgomerie how to play

TROON, Scotland – If it truly is farewell to the British Open for Colin Montgomerie, one of golf’s more complex characters, Royal Troon is the right windswept place to do it. His father, James, was the longtime club secretary, and Montgomerie hit...
Via The OC Register
18 days ago  |  Discuss

If this is Colin Montgomerie’s last British Open, it’s at ‘home’

TROON, Scotland — No one is more familiar with Royal Troon than is Colin Montgomerie. He has played two British Opens at the venue. His father, James, was secretary of the club, and Montgomerie grew up just five doors down the street. The last two times the British Open was at Troon, in 1997 and 2004,...
Via New York Post
18 days ago

Proud Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon

TROON, Scotland (AP) The latest from the British Open (all times local to Scotland): 5:05 p.m. Colin Montgomerie will wake at 4.30 a.m. on Thursday, make the short trip in the dark to Royal Troon and welcome the golfing world to his family home. In front of his 86-year-old father, Montgomerie will hit the first shot at the 145th - and possibly his last - British Open and then walk...
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Montgomerie to hit opening shot at Royal Troon

TROON, Scotland (AP) The latest from the British Open (all times local to Scotland): 12:30 p.m. Colin Montgomerie gets to hit the opening tee shot at Royal Troon in what likely will be his final British Open. Montgomerie's father was a longtime secretary at Royal Troon, so this effectively is his home course on the Open rotation. The 53-year-old Scot went through final local qualifying...
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Montgomerie among 12 qualifiers for The Open

Colin Montgomerie headlined a group of 12 players who earned spots in the Open Championship during a quartet of final qualifiers Tuesday held across Great Britain.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
June 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Colin Montgomerie Finishes Senior Players After Chest Pains Force Hospital Visit

BELMONT, Mass. — Champions Tour points leader Colin Montgomerie checked out OK after heading to the hospital with chest pains during the Senior Players Championship. Montgomerie said he felt the pains at the end of the third round Saturday. He went to Massachusetts General Hospital on Sunday morning and was cleared by doctors in time to make it back to...
Via NESN.com
June 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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